Here's a tranquil and serene scenery of Oregon Inlet and Bridge.
Now here's the local news reported at WNCT this morning by Stephanie Moore:
A Coast Guard rescue ended successfully early Wednesday evening.Well, freaque waves happen any places at any time. Yes, even in a serene, tranqil place like the above picture. Be prepared!
Officials say a rescue boat crew towed a disabled vessel to safety, after it was hit by a rogue wave near Oregon Inlet.
They say the owner called the Coast Guard soon after he was hit by the wave.
The crew of station Oregon Inlet towed the boat to safe water in order to rescue the owner.
The owner is expected to recover the boat today.